Senior Data Scientist
Company: Plymouth Rock Assurance Corporation
Location: Boston, MA
Posted on: March 23, 2018
Title: Senior Data Scientist (Boston, MA)
Use internal and external data to build new predictive models and
develop analytical modeling techniques for insurance pure premiums,
customer life time value, survival analysis, customer buying behaviors
and other insurance-related areas. Utilize Advanced Statistical Methods,
Survival Analysis, SAS, and R to build multivariate predictive models to
aid in the development of insurance pricing. Develop customized
computer programs for various statistical analyses. Implement and
cluster actuarial variables in insurance product pricing models to
identify new variables with the potential to enhance model predictions.
Collaborate with members of other departments to streamline insurance
model pricing. Analyze data on the safety and potential replacement
cost of personal passenger vehicles to control company costs. Utilize
geocoding software to develop spatial statistical models in order to
determine which insurance premiums are the most loss-prone.
Education and Experience:
Ph.D. in Statistics, Mathematics, Economics, or a related field (foreign
educational equivalent accepted) and two (2) years of experience
building statistical predictive models, or, in the alternative, a
Masterís degree in Statistics, Mathematics, Economics, or a related
field (foreign educational equivalent accepted) and five (5) years of
experience as described above
Also requires demonstrated expertise: developing predictive and forecast
analytics models for pricing, market segmentation, and risk analysis; DE
performing machine learning and advanced statistical modeling, including
stochastic, linear, generalized-linear and Bayesian models,
classification and regression trees; DE performing programming in SAS,
R, and MATLAB for building code and algorithms to implement statistical
models on large multivariate datasets; and DE performing data
visualization using Tableau, presenting business results and providing
actionable recommendations to company senior management.
**Expertise may be gained during graduate program.
To apply please email resume clearly referencing Job Code # JO-1803-1567
Keywords: Plymouth Rock Assurance Corporation, Boston, Senior Data Scientist, Insurance, Boston, MA, Massachusetts
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